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Straight rim of open dish or bowl

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Straight rim of open dish or bowl. Final Neolithic. Coarse red brown clay with white inclusions; rough-finished inside, stick-burnished outside. White stains in and out.

Provenance

From Richard Seager's Excavation at Mochlos, Crete.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. James Bowlker

Early Aegean, Final Neolithic Period,

Findspot

Mochlos, Crete, Greece

Dimensions

5.6 x 8.2 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

09.652

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels